S. 1559: Pet and Women Safety Act of 2015

A bill to protect victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence from emotional and psychological trauma caused by acts of violence or threats of violence against their pets.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 11, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jun 11, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 11, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Kelly Ayotte

Junior Senator from New Hampshire



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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Length: 12 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jun 11, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1559 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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